Article in International Grid this Week (iSGTW), March 5, 2014. The article talks about the Cloudscape VI event which was held in Brussels, Belgium on 24-25 of February and where the Helix Nebula Production Platform was presented for the first time.
Article in the digital ESRFnews magazine, "Big Data in Focus", December 2013. ESFRnews is published by the European Synchrotron Research Facility in Grenoble, France to provide you with an insight with the latest experimental results from the worldwide synchrotron community.
Interview with Maryline Lengert,ESA, 19 September, GIGAOM. Since the European cloud market was lagging behind the needs of research agencies like the European Space Agency and CERN, they decided to jump-start the market by creating their own federated cloud.
Interview with Sverre Jarp, iSGTW, 18 September, 2013. iSGTW speaks to CERN openlab’s Sverre Jarp, ahead of this month’s inaugural ISC Big Data conference in Heidelberg, Germany. Jarp, who is the general chair of the event, picks his highlights from the conference program and tells us why big data presents exciting opportunities, but also poses challenges, for enterprise and HPC alike.
Interview with Bob Jones, EC Futurium website, 11 September 2013. In this interview, Bob Jones shares the experience of CERN openlab’s collaboration with industry, highlights barriers in developing worldwide cloud computing platform and sheds some light on possible the future of Scientific Computing and Big Data.
Interview with Bob Jones, The Register, 14 June 2012. Physics boffinry centre extraordinaire CERN would love to be processing its reams of research data in the cloud, if only Europe would hurry up with a regulatory framework. Bob Jones, head of openlab at CERN, said that not having standards and a legal framework in place that applies across Europe is holding up its move to the cloud.